Monthly call time is third highest worldwide

25 Aug 2004

According to local paper El Diario Extra, Costa Rica ranks third in the world in terms of monthly mobile call time, with users averaging 4.8 hours of airtime every month, behind the US and Canada. Telecoms monopoly ICE claims that this is down to its low fees, with customers paying a monthly average of USD19.65. There are currently around 860,000 mobile subscribers in Costa Rica.

Costa Rica, Grupo ICE (Kolbi)